Sunday, July 21, 2013

Is the DHS/Department of Homeland Security Following You (on Twitter)?

public intelligence - List of Twitter Accounts Followed by DHS Media Monitoring Capability

The following is a list of Twitter accounts followed by the official account of the Department of Homeland Security National Operations Center Media Monitoring Capability.  The document was obtained via FOIA request by Carlton Purvis using

1. DHS NOC MMC uses two Twitter applications: TweetDeck and TweetGrid

2. DHS NOC MMC does NOT use any Twitter widgets

3. DHS NOC MMC follows the Twitter accounts shown in the list below. NOTE, in accordance with DHS Privacy direction, DHS NOC MMC follows only authorized accounts and never follows accounts of private individuals.

Twitter accounts followed by @DHSNOCMMC1:


I just thought this was interesting and heck, I found a number of accounts that were interesting (and am now follow too... :)

If you're looking for a list of news accounts, this is a pretty darn good one...

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